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Lucky Plush: Rooming HouseThe Kennedy Center
May. 2 – 4 Lucky Plush Productions makes its Kennedy Center debut with this insightful and surprisingly humorous dance/theater “whodunit.”
Grand Hotel, The MusicalSignature Theatre
Apr. 19 – May. 19 At the bustling Grand Hotel eclectic guests and staff collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.
Chick Corea & Béla FleckStrathmore
Fri. May 10 Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.
Love's Labor's LostFolger Theatre
Apr. 30 – Jun. 9 Shakespeare’s delicious comedy is full of foolish lovers and clowns, disguise, and the follies of love.
Alan Cumming: Legal ImmigrantStrathmore
Wed. Apr 24 The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.
Queens of EgyptNational Geographic
Thru Sep. 2 This multisensory exhibition will bring you back in time some 3,500 years, to the 18th and 19th dynasties of ancient Egypt.
Ballet Across AmericaThe Kennedy Center
May. 28 – Jun. 2 Ballet Across America series returns, illustrating the dynamic variety of artistry happening across American companies today.
PhilharmonixSixth & I
Sat. May 4 These seven members of the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras will leave their tuxedos and all inhibitions behind.
VeVe & tha Rebels and DuPont BrassSixth & I
Sat. Apr 27 The original Afro-folk songs of VeVe & tha Rebels combined with DuPont Brass delights with an unabashedly soulful mash-up of styles to uplift the spirit.
Apr. 30 – Jun. 23 Glowing with wit, humor and energy, resonating with evocative staging and soulful music, three tales of survival are told in the key of the blues.
Diana RossWolf Trap
Thu. Jun 27 A legendary performer of the Motown era both as a solo artist and with The Supremes, Diana Ross’ music catalog will have audiences dancing to classics.
Broadway Center Stage: TommyThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28 Celebrates 50 years of the iconic rock album, is a part of the Broadway Center Stage series of starry musicals in semi-staged concert productions.
Ursula von Rydingsvard: The Contour of FeelingNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jul. 28
Rough Magic: Performing Shakespeare through Gaming TechnologyFolger Theatre
Mon. Apr 22
Into the WoodsFord's Theatre
Apr. 19 – May. 16
RSC Live: As You Like ItFolger Theatre
Mon. May 13
Hawaiian Cultural FestivalSmithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
May. 18 – 19
Parsons DanceCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Apr 20
Apr. 23 – 28
Kay RyanFolger Theatre
Tue. May 7
Johnny Mathis - The Voice Of Romance TourWolf Trap
Sat. Jun 15
Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance VeniceNational Gallery of Art
Thru Jul. 9
Buddy Guy with Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band and Samantha FishWolf Trap
Sun. Jun 23
Gabriel Fauré: RequiemThe Kennedy Center
Sun. May 19